News - 29 Jun 2020
Electric bikes (e-bikes) are quickly becoming common in U.S. cities and suburbs, but we still have a ways to go compared to our neighbors across the Atlantic. In recent years, e-bike sales have...
News - 4 May 2020
A portable and more eco-friendly way to synthesize hydrogen peroxide, a disinfectant in demand, could now allow hospitals to produce their own supply.
The researchers’ H-cell setup used in...
News - 31 Dec 2019
In January 2013, many people in Beijing experienced a multiweek period of severely degraded air, known colloquially as the "Airpocalypse," which made them sick and kept them indoors.
News - 1 Jul 2019
Changes in lifestyle can minimize greenhouse gas emissions and help safeguard nature. Although some actions hold huge promise, some are not as effective as thought and may even need more land and...
News - 22 Nov 2018
From the time the first airplane took flight more than a century ago, nearly all aircraft in the sky have flown with the help of moving parts such as turbine blades, propellers, and fans, powered by...
News - 21 Nov 2018
In the last four decades, there has been a significant reduction in the cost of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules by as much as 99%—a trend that has often been hyped as a considerable success...
News - 16 Nov 2018
The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) conveyed a strong message to the international community with its recent report, issued in early October in South Korea: the world has...
News - 21 Aug 2018
Offshore Wind Energy Market size will exceed USD 60 Billion by 2024, as reported in the latest study by Global Market Insights, Inc.
Shifting focus toward renewable power generation to mitigate...
News - 24 Apr 2018
In the United States, a new wind turbine is erected every two and a half hours. In 2016, wind energy accounted for 5.6% of the total electricity generated—while it is over twice the amount...
News - 8 Jan 2018
New model measures characteristics of carbon nanotube structures for energy storage and water desalination applications.
Using electrodes made of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) can significantly improve...